Neighbourhood and Slum


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Neighbourhood noun – A surrounding or nearby region.
Slum and neighbourhood are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Slum" instead a noun "Neighbourhood".
Nearby Words: neighbourly, neighbouring, neighbour, neighbourship, neighboured
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Slum noun – A district of a city marked by poverty and inferior living conditions.
Neighbourhood and slum are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Neighbourhood" instead a noun "Slum".
Synonyms for Slum

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rough rough neighbourhood rough slum
poor poor neighbourhood poor slum
entire entire neighbourhood entire slum
violent violent neighbourhood violent slum
Other adjectives: tough, rural, impoverished.
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Slum or Neighbourhood. 2016. Accessed July 24, 2021.

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